Our Children’s Services Head Start program is hiring a Teacher 2 at our Norway Early Learning Center. The Teacher 2 is part of a teaching team that plans experiences to meet preschool children’s social, emotional, physical and cognitive development, and engages with families in meeting both their children’s and family’s needs. Other responsibilities include monitoring children’s progress, completing paperwork and reports, and maintaining records and data on individual children. This position is 36 hours/week, 38 weeks/year. For specific information about the job, contact Kathie Thompson at 739-6581 ext. 1123.
Qualifications: CDA or are enrolled in a program that will lead to an Associates or Baccalaureate degree in Early Childhood Education or a closely related field or are enrolled in a CDA credential program to be completed within two years of the time of hire.
Other Requirements: Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills; considerable stamina to regularly lift, bend, carry and perform other high energy activities; a valid driver’s license; telephone; computer/word-processing skills, preferably Microsoft Office; ability to function autonomously and as part of a team. Pre-employment physical, TB screening, SBI, DMV, DHHS, Maine Sex Offender Registry and federal debarment background checks must be completed upon offer of hire and as a condition of employment.
Benefits: Community Concepts offers a comprehensive benefits package including health, dental, life, short-term disability, hospital indemnity, accident and critical illness coverage, paid time off, 12 paid holidays per year, 403(b) pension plan with agency match, and more.
Community Concepts, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants shall receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, or sexual orientation. Please request any necessary accommodations to participate in the application process.